Mrs. Bories-Scalise served in various roles at the Lake Erie Ballet from years 2003-2008 including ballet instructor, Executive Director, and Artistic Director, during which time she choreographed an extensive repertoire of ballets and contemporary works including the full-length production of The Nutcracker.
Erie Community Foundation!
Your generous grant will allow us to purchase an HVAC system for our new building located at 1020 Holland St! Thank you for all that you do for us and the community!
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Upcoming Performance – Matters of the Heart
Matters of the Heart returns for its second season as an originally produced and professionally choreographed performance by Artistic Director Lesley Scalise. This evening of classical and contemporary pieces, including the debut of 4 original works, will be performed by Lake Erie Ballet Company Professionals; Izabelly Possatto & Kathryn Tokar, as well as Lake Erie Academy of Dance Advanced Level Students and Guest Artists from Mercyhurst University Dance Department.
Please contact Jillian at (814) 871-4356 or email@example.com for sponsorship opportunities.
Adult (18+) Tickets – $25
Student (17 and under) – $10
Doors open at 7:30pm and all performances begin at 8pm at 1020 Holland St
Tickets available at the Door or in advance at the Lake Erie Ballet – 1020 Holland St, Erie PA 16501
Table Sponsor ($250) – Enjoy the show with the best seat in house! Includes 6 tickets to the show of your choice seated at a private table in our VIP Lounge. You and your guests will enjoy food and beverage service throughout the show.
Mrs. (Lesley) Bories-Scalise began her dance training in Flint, Michigan under the direction of Gayla Zukevich. At age 12 she was invited, under full scholarship, to attend the National Ballet of Canada in Toronto, Ontario and continued studying at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Interlochen Arts Academy and North Carolina School of the Arts. She was also one of only six dancers chosen from across the U.S. to attend a summer intensive with Suzanne Farrell and Paul Mejia in New York.read more
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